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Unread 02-08-2012, 05:06 PM   #1
iwearflannel
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1993 Jeep XJ overheat

My '93 XJ has recently overheated, and I'm pretty sure that the head gasket blew. I came to this conclusion based on a very small amount of residual coolant in the motor oil as well as white smoke/steam coming from the exhaust. I'm planning on replacing the head gasket.
I was wondering what else I should be looking for as far as possible damage is concerned, as well as what else I need to be replacing along the lines of gaskets and seals go, regardless. Thanks guys!

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Unread 02-08-2012, 09:59 PM   #2
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Yep head gasket blew, just make sure all your radiator hoses are still good. Each time the vehicle overheats it takes a beating on all coolant components.
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